Health Sciences/Medicine Experts

Jennifer Bell

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Improving Educational Programs in Developing Countries; Increasing Access to Physical Therapy Care in Rural Areas; Upper and Lower Extremity Orthopedic Injuries

Richard Bridges

Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences 

Area of Expertise:

Neuroscience; Brain Function; Diseases of the Nervous System; Traumatic Brain Injury, Alzheimer's Disease, ALS and Brain Tumors

Sherrill Brown

Pharmacy Practice 

Area of Expertise:

Researching Medical Literature; Providing Evidence-Based Responses to Questions; Answering Questions about Drugs, Natural Products and Medical Procedures

Jaclyn Carson

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Neurologic and Mobility Impairments; Parkinson's Disease Rehab; Physical Therapy 

Sarah Certel

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Neuroscience; Amine Neuron Function, Gene Regulation, Neural Circuitry, Animal Agression

Douglas Coffin

Department of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Molecular Genetics, Human Development and Embyology, Stem Cells; Cardiovascular Disease and Pharmacology, Public Health and Education Policy

Adriana Degani

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Effects of an Aging Central Nervous System; Motor Control

Charles Dumke

Health & Human Performance

Area of Expertise:

Exercise Physiology; Sports Nutrition

Audrey Elias

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Adaptations in Muscle Control; Orthopedics; Skills Retraining for Patients with Knee Ligament Reconstruction 

Steven Gaskill

Department of Health & Human Performance

Area of Expertise:

Coaching; Long Duration Work Performance/Physiology; Physical Activity and Cognition/Learning; Physical Activity Related to Health, Aging and Disease

 

Andrij Holian

Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences 

Area of Expertise:

Chronic Lung Diseases; Human Environmental Health; Inflammation Caused by Medical Devices; Nanomedicine; Particulates and Nanomaterials 

Rory Johnson

Department of Pharmacy Practice 

Area of Expertise:

Asthma Self-Management Education; Community Pharmacy

Michael Kavanaugh

Department of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Center for Structural & Functional Neuroscience

Area of Expertise:

Neuroscience; Synaptic Neurophisiology; Brain Function

James J. Laskin

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Applied Exercise Physiology; Health Promotion and Secondary Condition Risk Reduction; Physical Fitness for Disabled Populations; Sports and Recreation for People with Physical Disabilities

 

 

Charles Leonard

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Motor Control; Neonatal and Adult-Onset Brain Damage, Spasticity and Motor Control; Neurophysiology 

David Levison

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Clinical Education Outcomes and Process; Marketing and Service Quality Enhancement in Physical Therapy; Smoking Cessation Intervention in Patients; Understanding and Resolving Conflict in Clinical Education

 

J. Stephen Lodmell

Division of Biological Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Molecular Virology; RNA Biochemistry

Ryan Mays

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Heart Failure; Improving Outcomes in Peripheral Artery Disease; Public Health Approaches for Improving Patient Health; Ratings of Perceived Exertion

Ian McGrane

Department of Pharmacy Practice 

Area of Expertise:

Psychiatry Pharmacotherapy (Psychiatric Pharmacy) 

Jake Mischke

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Exercise Science; Orthopedics 

Kimberly Mize

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Orthopedics; Sports and Conditioning 

Ryan L. Mizner

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Applied Biomechanics; Clinical Science within Musculoskeletal Practice Pattern; Movement Science; Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation; Psychological Factors of Returning to Sport after Injury 

 

Jack Nunberg

Montana Biotechnology Center

Area of Expertise:

Viruses and Antiviral Vaccines and Therapeutics

Sue Ostertag

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Body Weight Support Systems; Functional Electrical Stimulation; Neurological Rehabilitation; Principles of Activity Based Locomotor Training

Anita Santasier

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Providing Physical Therapy Care in a Variety of Settings

Alex Santos

School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

Area of Expertise:

Effects of Aging and Neurodegenerative Condtions; Motor Control

Laurie Slovarp, Ph.D.

Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders 

Area of Expertise:

Swallowing Disorders; Voice

Andrea Stierle

Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Area of Expertise:

Microbial Secondary Metabolites with Potential to Act as Pharmaceutical Agents; Compounds Regulating Inflammation-Associated and Apoptotic Pathways associated with Cancer and Ischemic Stroke